Course List

Once you become a UA Early College student and pass the UAEC 200 Gateway course, you will be able to choose from a broad selection of University of Alabama online courses. Academic advisers will help you decide what courses to take, based on your anticipated college major, high school requirements, and extracurricular activities.

Online courses are offered year-round, and you have the flexibility to study anytime, 24 hours per day / 7 days per week, anywhere you have access to high speed internet. Fall and spring courses are taught online over a 15 week term. Summer courses online are taught over a 10-week or a 4-week term.

  • Fall term usually runs from mid-August to mid-December
  • Spring term usually runs from early January to early May
  • Summer 10-week term usually runs from late May to early August
  • Summer 4-week terms run the month of June and the month of July

Typical Courses - Fall, Spring and Summer

  • The course list below is not an exhaustive list
  • During advising, you may choose courses from the previous page as well as from the course list below to determine what you will take on the UA campus
  • Most courses, whether online or on the UA campus, are 3 credit hours
  • Foreign Language and Natural Sciences are 4 credit hours

Course

Title

Core Area

AAST 201

Introduction to African American Studies

Social and Behavior Science

ANT 100

Introduction to Anthropology

Social and Behavior Science

ANT 102

Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Social and Behavior Science

ARH 252

Survey of Art I

Find Arts

ARH 253

Survey of Art II

Fine Arts

AY 101/102

Introduction to Astronomy and Lab (AY 102 is lab)

Natural Science

BSC 108**

Introduction to Biology Non Major I - Cellular

Natural Science

BSC 109**

Introduction to Biology Non Major II - Human

Natural Science

BSC 114/115

Principles of Biology I and Lab (BSC 115 is lab)

Natural Science

BSC 116/117

Principles of Biology II and Lab (BSC 117 is lab) (Prerequisite: BSC 114/115)

Natural Science

CH 101

General Chemistry and Lab (Prerequisite: MATH 112, ACT math sub-score 24; SAT math sub-score 560, New SAT math sub-score 580)

Natural Science

CH 102

General Chemistry and Lab (taught Summer II only) (Prerequisite: CH 101)

Natural Science

CH 104

Introduction to Chemistry

Natural Science

CH 105

Introduction to Organic Chemistry – for Nursing Majors (taught Summer II only) (Prerequisite: CH 104)

Natural Science

CHI 101**

Elementary Chinese I

Foreign Language and Humanities

CHI 101**

Elementary Chinese II (Prerequisite: CHI 101)

Foreign Language and Humanities

CJ 100**

Introduction to Criminal Justice

Social and Behavior Science

COM 100

Rhetoric and Society

Social and Behavior Science

COM 122

Critical Decision Making

Humanities

COM 123

Public Speaking

Humanities

COM 220

Interpersonal Communication

Social and Behavior Science

CS 100

CS I 100 for Majors (Prerequisite: MATH 112 and MATH 113, or higher)

Computer Science

CS 101

CS I 101 for Majors (Prerequisite: CS 100)

Computer Science

CS 102*

Microcomputer Applications – Credit for this course will not be applied to the requirements for a computer science degree. (Elective)

Computer Science

CS 202

Introduction to the Internet and Information Highway (Prerequisite: CS 102)

Computer Science

CS 205

Microcomputer Applications - Website Design (Prerequisite: CS 202)

Computer Science

CS 285

Microcomputer Applications II (Prerequisite: CS 102)

Computer Science

EC 110**

Principles of Microeconomics (Prerequisite: ACT math sub-score 24; SAT math sub-score 560, New SAT math sub-score 580)

Social and Behavior Science

EC 111**

Principles of Macroeconomics (Prerequisite: EC 110)

Social and Behavior Science

EN 101

Freshman English Composition I (English)

Freshman Composition

EN 102

Freshman English Composition II (English) (Prerequisite EN 101)

Freshman Composition

EN 209

American Literature I (Prerequisite EN 101 and 102)

Humanities and Literature

EN 210

American Literature I Since 1865 (Prerequisite: EN 101 and 102)

Humanities and Literature

ENGR 103

Engineering Foundations (Prerequisite: MATH 112 and MAT 113, or higher (Elective)

Engineering

ENGR 111

Engineering for the Future (ACT math sub-score of 30; SAT math sub-score of 650, New SAT math sub-score 710) (Elective)

Engineering

FR 101

Elementary French I

Foreign Language and Humanities

FR 102

Elementary French II (taught Summer II only) (Prerequisite: FR 101)

Foreign Language and Humanities

GEO 101

The Dynamic Earth and Lab

Natural Science

GEO 102

The Earth Through Time and Lab

Natural Science

GN 101

Elementary German I

Foreign Language and Humanities

GN 102

Elementary German II (taught Summer II only) (Prerequisite: GN 101)

Foreign Language and Humanities

GY 101

Atmospheric Processes and Patterns and Lab

Natural Science

GY 102

Earth Surface Process and Lab

Natural Science

HD 101

Life Span Human Development

Social and Behavior Science

HY 101

Western Civilization to 1648

History

HY 102

Western Civilization Since 1648

History

HY 103

American Civilization to 1865

History

HY 104

American Civilization Since 1865

History

IT 101

Introductory Italian I

Foreign Language and Humanities

IT 102

Introductory Italian II (Prerequisite: IT 101)

Foreign Language and Humanities

JA 101**

Elementary Japanese I

Foreign Language and Humanities

JA 102**

Elementary Japanese II (Prerequisite: JA 101)

Foreign Language and Humanities

JA 201**

Intermediate Japanese I (Prerequisite: JA 102 or placement test)

Foreign Language and Humanities

JA 202**

Intermediate Japanese II (Prerequisite: JA 201)

Foreign Language and Humanities

JCM 112

Motion Picture History and Criticism

Fine Arts

JCM 200

Foundations of Journalism and Social Media

Humanities

LA 101**

Elementary Latin I

Foreign Language and Humanities

MATH 110*

Finite Mathematics (Prerequisite: ACT math sub-score of 18; SAT math sub-score of 440, New SAT math sub-score 480)**

Math

MATH 112*

Pre-calculus Algebra (Prerequisite: ACT math sub-score of 24; SAT math sub-score of 560, New SAT math sub-score 580)**

Math

MATH 121*

Calculus and Applications – for Business Majors (Prerequisite: MATH 112, ACT math sub-score of 30; SAT math sub-score of 650, New SAT math sub-score 710)**

Math

MC 101

Intro to Mass Communications

Social and Behavior Science

MUS 121

Introduction to Listening

Fine Arts

PH 101

General Physics I (Prerequisite: MATH 113 or higher)

Natural Science

PH 102

General Physics II (taught Summer II only) (Prerequisite: PH 101)

Natural Science

PHL 100

Introduction to Philosophy

Humanities

PHL 223

Medical Ethics

Humanities

PSC 101

Introduction to American Politics

Social and Behavior Science

PY 101

Introduction to Psychology

Social and Behavior Science

REL 100

Introduction to Religious Studies

Humanities

REL 110

Introduction to the Old Testament

Humanities

REL 112

Introduction to the New Testament

Humanities

SOC 101

Introduction to Sociology

Social Behavioral

SP 101**

Introductory Spanish I

Foreign Language and Humanities

SP 102**

Introductory Spanish II – Conducted in Spanish (Prerequisite: SP 101)

Foreign Language and Humanities

SP 103

Intensive Review Introduction to Spanish (must place into this course)

Foreign Language and Humanities

SP 201

Intermediate Spanish (must place into this course)

Foreign Language and Humanities

TH 114

Introduction to The Theatre

Fine Arts

WS 200

Introduction to Women’s Studies - This course covers sensitive topics and materials

Humanities

 

*Placement test available for this course

**Requires proctored exams (information provided in UAEC 200 course)

^Student is placed into the appropriate MATH course, based on ACT/SAT math sub-scores or placement test results.